Aircraft Finance

Our asset finance lawyers in Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Guernsey and Jersey have a proven track record and expertise in structuring complex transactions across the full range of lending mechanisms.

We advise on domestic and cross-border aircraft financings including all types of debt, lease, credit and capital markets-driven products, securitisations, receivables financings, vendor programmes and retail finance.

With a breadth of experience working with this unique asset class our aircraft finance lawyers are renowned for having the knowledge to help you find the most commercially-beneficial way to structure a deal.

We act for banks, financial institutions, lenders, airlines, leasing companies and individuals, working with locally based aircraft registries in arranging the purchase, registration, charter or lease of aircraft and assisting with the documentation required to finance aircraft. 

We have advised on aircraft purchases and sales, securitisations, structured financings, bond issuances and Islamic financings with Sharia-compliant structures.

With the increased activity in the aircraft financing market Carey Olsen has continued to diversify and expand its corporate practice. Together with our investment funds and structured finance experts, this provides aircraft buyers, owners and advisers with an experienced team of specialist aircraft finance lawyers in well-regulated international finance centres.